Dharabanda: 2 definitions


Dharabanda means something in Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dharabanda (धरबंद) [or ध, dha].—m dharabandhana n A law, rule, regulation, prescribed practice or method. 2 Consistency, congruity, uniformity (of speech or action). 3 The binding down (of a demon) under some engagement, that he may not molest. 4 A measure of restraint or check gen. dharabandhāvara āṇaṇēṃ or basaviṇēṃ To bind and confine (a demon) under some engagement.

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dhārabanda (धारबंद).—f A charm against edged weapons. 2 c One capable of charming them. 3 m Consistency or coherence (of speech or of conduct).

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

dharabanda (धरबंद) [or dha, or ध].—m dharabandhana n A law, rule; con- sistency, congruity, a measure of restraint.

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dhārabanda (धारबंद).—m Consistency or coherence (of speech or of conduct).

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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